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Tokyo

3 Sep 2014
Tokyo showing for Taylor Swift waxwork
A waxwork of pop and country star Taylor Swift is being shown at Madame Tussauds Tokyo at the moment.The We Are Never Ever Getting Back...
10 Dec 2013
Tokyo attraction reaches visitor milestone
The Tokyo Skytree has welcomed its ten millionth visitor just 19 months after opening its doors. It's perhaps not surprising t...
10 Sep 2013
Tokyo gets Olympic boost
Tokyo tourism officials will be hoping for a surge in visitors to the Japanese capital after it was awarded the 2020 Olympics. Wit...
13 Feb 2012
New tower to offer panoramic views of Tokyo
Travellers staying in Tokyo hotels later this year will have the chance to enjoy impressive views of Japan's capital city from the ...
27 Jun 2011
Tokyo to get Madame Tussauds and Legoland attractions
Merlin Entertainments Group has announced plans to expand into Japan, with Madame Tussauds and Legoland sites set to open in Tokyo.Mada...
20 Nov 2008
The release of the 2009 Michelin guide to Tokyo has confirmed the city as 'the world's culinary capital', according to the Japan National Tourist Organisation.Tokyo was awarded 36 ...
23 Oct 2008
Japan's National Tourist Organisation has announced that, from 2010, international visitors will benefit from quicker transfers between Narita international airport and central Tok...
20 May 2008
Tokyo Narita international airport is today (20 May) celebrating its 30th anniversary.The Japanese hub opened on 20 May 1978 and since then has handled some 680m passengers and 41m...
7 Feb 2008
The city of Tokyo, Japan, will soon host comic book and animation fans from all over the world for the International Anime Fair.Held at the Tokyo Big Sight venue between 27 and 30 ...